Ellucian Programmer Analyst (Puebla, Mexico) in Puebla, Mexico

Auto req ID 1686BR

Posting Title Programmer Analyst (Puebla, Mexico)

Functional Area Technology Management

Job Posting Location(s) MX-Puebla

Company Information Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

Position Responsibilities

The candidate that fills this role will be part of an international consulting team dedicated to providing quality service to help our clients achieve their goals. The ideal candidate will be somebody that likes innovation and is interested in learning new products and technologies.

Some of the daily duties include:

Consults with clients to gather information about program needs, objectives, functions, features, and input and output requirements.

Analyzes, defines, and documents requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks and controls, and outputs.

Writes and maintains technical specifications.

Develops and maintains plans outlining steps and time tables for developing programs.

Researches and evaluates software and hardware to assist in programming or to use as program platforms.

Customizes and codes screen layouts, graphical user interfaces, printed outputs, and interfaces with other systems.

Converts designs and specifications into computer code.

Compiles code into programs and corrects errors detected in compile process.

Creates test transactions and runs tests to find errors and confirm programs meet specifications.

Analyzes code to find causes of errors and revises programs.

Consults with client and/or senior team member to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs.

Writes and maintains documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.

Writes documentation that describes installation and operating procedures.

Reviews documentation written by others that describes installation and operating procedures.

Provides technical assistance by responding to inquiries from others regarding errors, problems, or questions about programs.

Monitors performance of programs after implementation

Assists in researching performance issues with SQL queries and database functions

Writes custom SQL functions

Position Requirements

Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or two to four years programming experience and/or training;

programming experience

Ability to work 8am-5pm (Eastern or Central Time – US & Canada)

Strong SQL, Query, development skills

Fully bilingual (English/Spanish)

Development experience using C#.NET, preferred

Good communication written and verbal

Strong analytical and communications skills required

Ability to work independently

Ability to learn complicated subjects quickly

Uni basic / pic programming language, preferred